2011 is the International Year of the Forest. See the film the UN commissioned from Yann Arthus-Bertrand here. Makes you want to go hug a tree, and reminds you why you should. We would not be the primates that we are if we had not co-evolved with the generous beauty of the trees, and the vital, riotous complexity of forests.
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